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19.817 endangered species in the world

September 5, 2012  |  CATEGORIES: Number of the day

The World Bank released an infographic about biodiversity and endangered species with some staggering numbers. It seems impossible that concepts like ‘overexploitation’, ‘invasive species’ and ‘habitat destruction’ haven’t been assimilated yet. But the reality is that the list of endangered species is currently with 19.817 names in it.

What's Happening to Biodiversity?

(image: World Bank)

 

 

Visit the World Bank for the full infographic.

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